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Address: Aughris Head | Aughris, Sligo, Ireland
Phone Number: 353-71-61201
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This three-mile walk along an imposing cliff wall offers an array of...

This three-mile walk along an imposing cliff wall offers an array of striking views. on your way you will see st patrick well ...o toole forth ...Seabirds nesting on cliff face.

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A windy walk

Good walk and fairly easy. There and back to St Patricks well. Good picnic spots on the way and if you are brave a stoney beach but a steep descent.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 15, 2016
Flub55
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Wallasey, United Kingdom

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Wallasey, United Kingdom
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138 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Good walk and fairly easy. There and back to St Patricks well. Good picnic spots on the way and if you are brave a stoney beach but a steep descent.

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Sligo, Ireland
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74 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

Off the beaten track.The view is great on a good day.The weather can be iffy,so be prepared for wet,windy weather all year long.

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Thank celticwarrior4christ
Sligo, Ireland
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13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016

Literally the wind in your hair, a breath taking view, the feel of ocean spray and spectacular first hand experience of the ocean crashing onto the rocks......only draw back is DOG OWNERS please please CLEAN UP AFTER YOUR DOG...lots of dog mess around so you need to keep an eye on where you are walking which is a terrible pity.

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Thank FoleyColeman
Lisburn, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2016 via mobile

We visited a couple of local sights, and unfortunately left it a little late in the day to complete the full walk. We will definitely return to see the rest as the part we did see was gorgeous. The start of the walk is not sign posted and was a little difficult to find. Follow the Wild Atlantic Way South... More 

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Thank Ian H
Sligo, Ireland
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340 reviews
152 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 200 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2016

Aughris coastal walk is located in Co Sligo and it's easy to start from Dunmoran Strand. It's about 4 km and the grade is easy. It's easy to complete in either trainers or walking boots. It's an area of great natural beauty with rugged and unspoilt coastline. It crosses Dunmoran Strand and comes out close to Aughris harbour which is... More 

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Thank Inscribe
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25 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015 via mobile

We did on a clear day which made it all the more enjoyable. Great view all around the head and across the bay. There is a nice little inlet cove off the walk.

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Georgia
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46 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

Loved the beach with round rocks and fossils, cows, views, rock ledges to walk on, St Pactrick's Well. No rush to return to the civilized world.

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Dungannon, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Worth a walk, take your wet proofs. Dogs enjoyed it, the pathway is safe enough it has long stretches of fencing on the atlantic side.

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30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

We drove along the coast to Aughris Head beach where we saw a lot of surfers. There are some beautiful views. The bar was closed (we were surprised!), and so we only spent a couple of minutes here. If we were to return, we would take the walk everyone has written about. However, if you're short on time, like we... More 

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Longford
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15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

I spent my youth fishing for crabs in the rock pools on this walk. Look out for the Giants footprint, It is a large hole in the rock. Great place for fishing off the rocks. A must is to finish off your Aughris experience with a pint in the Beach bar. Well done to the people that had the foresight... More 

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